An early 20th century Chinese metalware six-piece tea and coffee service including tray stamped 'S.Co Silver' to the rims with character marks only, circa 1930 (8)
Lot 152Y
An early 20th century Chinese metalware six-piece tea and coffee service including tray
stamped 'S.Co Silver' to the rims with character marks only, circa 1930 (8)
Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,037) inc. premium

Lot Details
An early 20th century Chinese metalware six-piece tea and coffee service including tray
stamped 'S.Co Silver' to the rims with character marks only, circa 1930
Comprising: teapot, coffee pot, sugar bowl, cream jug, covered butter dish, butter knife and sugar tongs (both unmarked), the pieces of tapering panelled form with canted incurved corners, the butter dish of hexagonal form with frosted glass liner, the two-handled tray of rectangular form with canted corners, the pots with angular handles and ivory insulators, all pieces engraved with climbing bamboo plants on mottled ground around plain reserves, height of coffee pot 20cm, length of tray 54.5cm, weight total 136oz. (8)
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